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Bleacher Report
LeVert's Injury Woes Robbing Us of Epic Michigan vs. MSU ShowdownIn the state of Michigan, there is a senior point forward with lottery-pick pot
LeVert's Injury Woes Robbing Us of Epic Michigan vs. MSU Showdown
Bleacher Report / Posted 7 hours ago
In the state of Michigan, there is a senior point forward with lottery-pick potential and the ability to record a triple-double on any given night. This high-ranking candidate for the various National Player of the Year awards is the driving force of... Read more
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News 10 WILX
Illini Fighting Hoop InjuriesIllinois basketball coach John Groce says his team may be without two of its st
Illini Fighting Hoop Injuries
News 10 WILX / Posted 3 days ago
Illinois basketball coach John Groce says his team may be without two of its starters when it faces Rutgers Wednesday. Starting forward Michael Finke has not been able to practice after injuring his knee in a collision Sunday during a loss to... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Forde Minutes: Why the NCAA tournament could look wide openForty names, games, teams and minutiae making news in college basketball (“Make
Forde Minutes: Why the NCAA tournament could look wide open
Yahoo Sports / Posted 4 days ago
Forty names, games, teams and minutiae making news in college basketball (“Make UNLV Great Again” hats sold separately): IT’S FEBRUARY, AND NOBODY KNOWS ANYTHING It’s 40 days until Selection Sunday, and the outlook is messier than the Republican... Read more
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News 8000
Hayes, Koenig lead Wisconsin past Illinois 63-55CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Just before the halftime buzzer, Wisconsin forward Nigel
Hayes, Koenig lead Wisconsin past Illinois 63-55
News 8000 / Posted 5 days ago
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Just before the halftime buzzer, Wisconsin forward Nigel Hayes launched a long, hopeful shot from the top of the 3-point line that bounced up off the rim and dropped into the basket. After his unlikely buzzer-beater, Hayes... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Checking up on UI athletesCHAMPAIGN — Just before 9 a.m. on a chilly, gray Tuesday morning, John Weaver p
Checking up on UI athletes
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
CHAMPAIGN — Just before 9 a.m. on a chilly, gray Tuesday morning, John Weaver parks his red Honda scooter on the sidewalk in front of the Irwin Academic Center at the corner of Fourth and Armory on the University of Illinois campus. After stowing... Read more
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News 8000
Illinois surges past Minnesota for 76-71 overtime winMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Illinois displayed the ingredients for success that have bee
Illinois surges past Minnesota for 76-71 overtime win
News 8000 / Posted 12 days ago
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Illinois displayed the ingredients for success that have been missing so much this season, using grit, poise and resiliency to prevail in overtime. Maybe Minnesota will do that someday, too. Malcolm Hill had 28 points and 10... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Illinois surges past Minnesota for 76-71 overtime winMalcolm Hill had 28 points and 10 rebounds to lead a late surge by the Fighting
Illinois surges past Minnesota for 76-71 overtime win
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
Malcolm Hill had 28 points and 10 rebounds to lead a late surge by the Fighting Illini for a 76-71 victory over the Golden Gophers on Saturday night to end an eight-game losing streak on the road. "I loved the look in their eyes," coach John Groce... Read more
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News 8000
Illinois surges past Minnesota for 76-71 overtime winMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Malcolm Hill had 28 points and 10 rebounds to lead a late su
Illinois surges past Minnesota for 76-71 overtime win
News 8000 / Posted 13 days ago
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Malcolm Hill had 28 points and 10 rebounds to lead a late surge by Illinois to beat Minnesota 76-71 in overtime on Saturday night, ending an eight-game losing streak on the road for the Fighting Illini. Maverick Morgan added 14... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
No. 25 Indiana routs Illinois 103-69 on Ferrell's big nightKevin "Yogi" Ferrell tried to stick to his normal routine Tuesday. Those aroun
No. 25 Indiana routs Illinois 103-69 on Ferrell's big night
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 17 days ago
Kevin "Yogi" Ferrell tried to stick to his normal routine Tuesday. Those around him refused. On a night No. 25 Indiana broke its own conference record for most 3-pointers in a Big Ten game and topped 100 points against a league foe for the first... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Well, whaddya know? The streaking Hoosiers are playing defenseThis is not the IU team we watched play something resembling basketball in Maui
Well, whaddya know? The streaking Hoosiers are playing defense
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 17 days ago
This is not the IU team we watched play something resembling basketball in Maui, where the Hoosiers lost to Wake Forest and UNLV and played poorly in a victory over St. John's. This is not the IU team we saw get thoroughly dismantled – embarrassed,... Read more
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Vavel
Illinois Fighting Illini vs Indiana Hoosiers Live Score Stream Updates in 2016 NCAA College Basketball19-01-2016 Follow Illinois Fighting Illini vs Indiana Hoosiers in College Baske
Illinois Fighting Illini vs Indiana Hoosiers Live Score Stream Updates in 2016 NCAA College Basketball
Vavel / Posted 18 days ago
19-01-2016 Follow Illinois Fighting Illini vs Indiana Hoosiers in College Basketball live in the 2016 regular season. The game begins at 7:00 PM EST... Read more
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Vavel
Indiana Hoosiers To Face Off Against Illinois Fighting Illini At Assembly Hall18-01-2016 The Indiana Hoosiers, looking for their 11th straight win, will face
Indiana Hoosiers To Face Off Against Illinois Fighting Illini At Assembly Hall
Vavel / Posted 18 days ago
18-01-2016 The Indiana Hoosiers, looking for their 11th straight win, will face off against a 1-4 Illinois Fighting Illini team looking to get it going. Following a trip... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Illinois struggles again, falls at home 78-67 to NebraskaOn offense Saturday, Andrew White III started slowly. He hit just one shot from
Illinois struggles again, falls at home 78-67 to Nebraska
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
On offense Saturday, Andrew White III started slowly. He hit just one shot from the field in the first half and went to the locker room with six points. But he also had a half dozen rebounds — something to build on. "I think mainly what got me... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Illini, Groce deserve praise for letting player miss game to attend son's birthLast season, Illinois coach John Groce contemplated how he would handle the pot
Illini, Groce deserve praise for letting player miss game to attend son's birth
Chicago Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
Last season, Illinois coach John Groce contemplated how he would handle the potential dilemma of being at the birth of his third child and being at a game. It turned out that Groce didn’t have to make that tough decision (his daughter was born... Read more
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Vavel
Michigan State Runs Over Illinois In 79-54 Victory08-01-2016 Illinois was looking to bounce back following two consecutive losses
Michigan State Runs Over Illinois In 79-54 Victory
Vavel / Posted 28 days ago
08-01-2016 Illinois was looking to bounce back following two consecutive losses in conference play, however the Spartans and Tom Izzo had other plans. Michigan State got ahead early and never looked... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
No. 5 Michigan State routs Illinois 79-54 without ValentineEAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) – Bryn Forbes has been a good player for No. 5 Michiga
No. 5 Michigan State routs Illinois 79-54 without Valentine
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 29 days ago
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) – Bryn Forbes has been a good player for No. 5 Michigan State. Tom Izzo, though, is not satisfied with that. Forbes scored 17 points to help the Spartans rout Illinois 79-54 on Thursday night for their second straight... Read more
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The State News
Spartans click on all cylinders, defeat Illinois 79-54 without ValentineNo. 5 MSU defeated Illinois 79-54 in its Big Ten home opener and first home gam
Spartans click on all cylinders, defeat Illinois 79-54 without Valentine
The State News / Posted 29 days ago
No. 5 MSU defeated Illinois 79-54 in its Big Ten home opener and first home game since defeating Florida on Dec. 12, 2015. The Spartans were led by senior guard Byrn Forbes who managed to get back on track after a couple of poor shooting... Read more
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ESPN
Can Cincinnati hand SMU its first loss?Each weekday, our college hoops experts discuss the biggest issues, trends and
Can Cincinnati hand SMU its first loss?
ESPN / Posted 29 days ago
Each weekday, our college hoops experts discuss the biggest issues, trends and themes in college basketball. 1. What will it take for Cincinnati to hand SMU its first loss? Andy Katz: Be beasts on the boards. The Bearcats can be more physical and... Read more
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CBS Sports
Despite loss of Dylan Ennis, Ducks still a Pac-12 contenderDana Altman has been a master of mixing and matching different lineups over the
Despite loss of Dylan Ennis, Ducks still a Pac-12 contender
CBS Sports / Posted 29 days ago
Dana Altman has been a master of mixing and matching different lineups over the past few seasons in Eugene and with the news the Ducks got on Wednesday it appears that this year will be no different. Oregon received word Wednesday that Ennis, a... Read more
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